Georgia Southern Eagles

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The Georgia Southern Eagles are the athletic teams of Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia. The Eagles compete in the Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) (formerly I-A) and are members of the NCAA Division I Sun Belt Conference. Prior to joining the Sun Belt Conference in 2014, the Eagles were members of the Trans America Athletic Conference (presently known as the ASUN Conference) and the Southern Conference (SoCon). During their time at the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS/I-AA) level, the Eagles won six national championships.

Football

Georgia Southern Eagles college football
First Season
1924
Team History
Georgia Southern Eagles (1982-present)
South Georgia Teachers Blue Tide (1930-41)
Georgia Normal Blue Tide (1924-29)
Conference
Sun Belt Conference (2014-present)
Southern Conference (1992-2013)
Independent (1924-41, 1982-91)
Venue
Paulson Stadium (1984-present)
Womack Stadium (1982-83)
Key People
Players • Coaches


Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

2010s 2014
2020s 2021

Men's Basketball

Georgia Southern Eagles men's college basketball
First Season
1926
Team History
Georgia Southern Eagles (1926-present)
Conference
Sun Belt Conference (2014-present)
Southern Conference (1992-2014)
Venue
Hanner Fieldhouse (1969-present)
Key People
Players • Coaches


Media guides and yearbooks

Media guides

1990s 1993-94
Sun Belt Conference
Full members (w/ football) Appalachian State Mountaineers • Arkansas State Red Wolves • Coastal Carolina Chanticleers • Georgia Southern Eagles • Georgia State Panthers  • Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns • Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks • Old Dominion Monarchs • South Alabama Jaguars • Texas State Bobcats  • Troy Trojans
Football-only members Little Rock Trojans • UT Arlington Mavericks
Football Venues S.B. Ballard Stadium
FBS Conferences American Athletic Conference • Atlantic Coast Conference • Big 12 Conference • Big Ten Conference • Conference USA • Mid-American Conference • Mountain West Conference • Pac-12 Conference • Southeastern Conference • Sun Belt Conference
FCS Conferences Big Sky Conference • Big South Conference • Colonial Athletic Association • Ivy League • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference • Missouri Valley Football Conference • Northeast Conference • Ohio Valley Conference • Patriot League • Pioneer Football League • Southern Conference • Southland Conference • Southwestern Athletic Conference
Other Conferences Current: ASUN Conference • Big East Conference • West Coast Conference
Former: Big Eight Conference • Pacific Coast Conference • Southwest Conference